We build strong kids
strong families strong communities

Board Director

YMCA South’s mission to develop strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. We seek to enable all people to reach their potential, to connect people and communities and promote health and wellbeing. We have a particular focus on meeting the needs of young people in our community.

Our programmes and services stretch across education, youth care and protection, health and wellbeing, youth development and active recreation. We are in an exciting phase of re-shaping our organisation and ensuring we are innovative, relevant and sustainable for the future.

We are seeking new Directors to join our Board who would bring a genuine commitment for the term of the appointment (term is three years).

Ideal applicants will hold one or more of the following strengths:
- hold community networks across a range of sectors / areas including but not limited to health, sport and recreation, property, facility management, education, youth development
- be passionate about making a difference in and for our community, especially our youth
- cultural capability and ability to guide organisational change
- provide evidence of being able to think and plan strategically

We particularly encourage applications from Women, Tangata Whenua, Pasifika, Younger members of the community.

Please send your completed Application Form along with your most up to date CV and Cover Letter by 12pm Friday 30 April to: Enable JavaScript to view protected content.

If you have any questions regarding the Director role, please contact Chair, Bridget-Mary McGown - Enable JavaScript to view protected content. or 0274 331 711

Click here to download Application Form